Stories tagged: clean energy
Tue., July 11, 2017, 8:46 a.m.
Edmonds takes clean energy pledge
Edmonds, Washington, has pledged to have clean, renewable energy powering its homes, offices and other buildings by 2025.
Fri., June 2, 2017
U.S. surrenders leadership on climate
American business leaders urged Trump to stay with the Paris Agreement. By withdrawing, the United States gives up its leadership role.
Thu., June 1, 2017, 10:58 a.m.
Despite Trump, growth in clean energy expected to continue
President Donald Trump may abandon U.S. pledges to reduce carbon emissions that contribute to global warming, but that step seems unlikely to stall the push to adopt cleaner forms of …
Thu., Jan. 26, 2017, 10:42 p.m.
Washington governor: Trump ‘foolishness’ won’t affect plans
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee said Thursday the state will move forward with efforts to promote clean energy and tackle climate change despite “foolishness” from President Donald Trump.
Sat., Aug. 6, 2016
Subsidies to Tesla are essential, for switch to sustainable energy use
Free market competition has been greatly restricted by the dominant fossil fuel industry that supplies about 80 percent of our energy. That industry long benefited from far more generous federal …
Tue., Aug. 25, 2015
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumers
LAS VEGAS – President Barack Obama on Monday accused fossil fuel interests and other critics of his energy policies of trying to restrict consumers from accessing solar, wind and other …
Mon., Oct. 28, 2013, 6:53 a.m.
West Coast states and BC to link climate policies
SAN FRANCISCO — The governors of Western U.S. states and a Canadian province will announce a partnership to collectively combat climate change and promote clean energy. Governors of California, Oregon, …
Thu., Dec. 15, 2011
Gregoire proposes more flexibility in clean-energy law
SEATTLE – Large utilities in Washington state will soon have to get at least part of their power from new renewable sources like wind and solar. But with a voter-mandated …